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Jul 02, 2013, 13:33 ET

Patriot Coal Provides Update on Discussions with UMWA

 Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today issued the following statement regarding its ongoing discussions with the United Mine Workers of...

Jun 12, 2013, 19:25 ET

Patriot Disputes UMWA Characterization Of Negotiations; UMWA Release Is Factually Inaccurate

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) responded today to the press release issued by the United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) concerning...

May 29, 2013, 17:09 ET

Bankruptcy Court Authorizes Patriot Coal To Make Essential Changes To Collective Bargaining Agreements And Retiree Healthcare Benefits

 Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced that, in accordance with Sections 1113 and 1114 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, the...

Apr 26, 2013, 17:13 ET

Patriot Coal Receives Safety Awards; Two Units Recognized For Zero Reportable Incidents

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced that it received three safety awards from the Coal River Council of the Joseph A. Holmes...

Mar 14, 2013, 18:13 ET

Patriot Coal Files Motion With The Bankruptcy Court To Modify Collective Bargaining Agreements And Retiree Healthcare Benefits; Company Also Files Lawsuit Against Peabody Energy

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today filed a motion with the Bankruptcy Court in St. Louis seeking to modify collective bargaining...

Mar 14, 2013, 10:14 ET

Patriot Coal Provides Statement Regarding Incident At Kanawha Eagle Complex

Asa Fitzpatrick, a 63-year old employee of Newtown Energy, Inc., was fatally injured when a piece of rock fell from the mine roof yesterday...

Mar 11, 2013, 17:36 ET

Patriot Coal Receives Safety And Reclamation Awards

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced that it received three Mountaineer Guardian Safety Awards from the West Virginia Coal...

Feb 07, 2013, 13:17 ET

Patriot Coal Provides Statement Regarding Incident At Blue Creek Preparation Plant

 Brandon Townsend, a 34-year old employee, was fatally injured yesterday afternoon at Midland Trail Energy's Blue Creek Preparation Plant,...

Feb 01, 2013, 17:31 ET

Patriot Coal Promotes Michael D. Day To Executive Vice President - Operations

Patriot Coal Corporation today announced that Michael D. Day has been promoted to the new position of Executive Vice President -...

Nov 15, 2012, 14:06 ET

Patriot Coal Announces Proposed Selenium Settlement

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced that it has reached a proposed settlement agreement with the Ohio Valley Environmental...

Nov 01, 2012, 18:15 ET

Patriot Coal Announces Closing of Bluegrass Mine Complex

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -– Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced the Bluegrass Mine Complex will be closed by...

Oct 24, 2012, 09:00 ET

Patriot Coal Names Bennett K. Hatfield Chief Executive Officer

 Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ), a producer and marketer of coal in the eastern United States, today announced that Bennett K. Hatfield...

Sep 21, 2012, 12:23 ET

Patriot Coal Announces Changes To Finance Team

 Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ), a producer and marketer of coal in the eastern United States, today announced management changes...

Sep 14, 2012, 16:05 ET

Patriot Coal To Reduce Metallurgical Coal Production

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced temporary curtailments of approximately 85,000 tons of metallurgical coal production per...

Aug 06, 2012, 10:29 ET

Patriot Receives Final Court Approval Of $802 Million DIP Financing

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ), a producer and marketer of coal products in the eastern United States, today announced that the U.S....

Jul 10, 2012, 19:37 ET

Patriot Coal Receives Court Approval Of $802 Million Of DIP Financing On Interim Basis

 Patriot Coal Corporation, a producer and marketer of coal products in the eastern United States, today announced that the Bankruptcy...

Jul 09, 2012, 17:04 ET

Patriot Coal Files for Chapter 11 Reorganization to Improve the Company's Long-term Prospects

 Patriot Coal Corporation (NYSE: PCX), a producer and marketer of coal products in the eastern United States, announced today that Patriot and...

May 29, 2012, 06:00 ET

Patriot Coal Names New Leadership Team To Improve Its Operating And Financial Structure

 Patriot Coal Corporation (NYSE: PCX), a leading producer and marketer of coal in the eastern United States, today announced a new executive...

May 22, 2012, 14:07 ET

Patriot Coal Provides Update On Refinancing

Earlier this month, Patriot Coal Corporation (NYSE: PCX) announced that it entered into a commitment letter for a new revolving credit facility...

May 14, 2012, 20:34 ET

Patriot Coal Provides Update On Fiscal Year 2012 And 2013

 Patriot Coal Corporation (NYSE: PCX) announced today that it is revising its outlook provided in its press release issued on May 8,...